Tag Archives: Artistic Representations

Book Cover, Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World

My book, Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World: Recognition after Revolution will be out in October 2015! I am super excited and a lot of this has to do with the awesome cover designed by the marketing department at the UNC … Continue reading

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Ernst Prophète and “The Haitian Declaration of Independence”

My favorite image of Haitian independence is a 1999 painting by the great Haitian artist Ernst Prophète, now in the private collection of Jack Rosenthal and Holly Russell (New York City).  A representative of the “naïf” style, Prophète’s great work … Continue reading

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